CS312 (Nandakumar) Startup - Things to Do
|Set up your UTCS account and confirm that you have access to Turnin.|
||Familiarize yourselves with UNIX and Linux. It is not essential, but very helpful.
|Practice It||Create a Practice It account.|
|Blackboard||Set up your Blackboard account and confirm that you can see your grades.|
|Piazza||Set up your Piazza account and confirm that you can see the discussion forums for CS 312 (Spring 2014).|
|Textbooks||Get a copy of the
textbook with access code to MyProgrammingLab.
||Register at MyProgrammingLab.com
with your Email ID, CourseID (a.k.a. "Section Access
Code"): UNITEX-AUS-7727-0, and your Access code that came with the book.
|Clicker||Purchase a clicker. iClicker+, iClicker2, and the original iClicker are all acceptable. Register your clicker at the iClicker website. Use your UTEID (no spaces) as your student ID. The frequency for my sections is AA (the default).|
|Java||If you want to work on your own system, download the Java SE Development Kit.|
|IDE||If you want to work on your own system and want
to use an IDE, download either
fewer features, easier to learn, not recommended past CS312) or
(complex, lots of features, harder to learn, useful beyond
CS312). The instructor staff will support BlueJ, but not
|Class Web Page||Familiarize yourself with the class web page.|
|Microlab use guide
||Guide to Microlab use